This collections contains a few Justin Loewenthal's personal identification papers from the 1920s, and a larger number of documents and papers pertaining to his exile in Shanghai and eventual emigration to the United States. The identification papers include a state id and grain dealer's license Topics: Grain trade, Jewish refugees Source: folio
The collection contains mainly letters written to Isidor Popper before and during the German invasion of Czechoslovakia, asking for asylum in the United States. Also included are business records pertaining to Isidor Popper Topics: Refugees, Jewish, Refugees, Jewish, Affidavits, Medical instruments and apparatus industry Source: lbiead
This collection contains papers pertain to the emigration of the family of Leo Marcus from Berlin to Shanghai in 1940, and later to the United States. These papers include vital documents like birth certificates, as well as passports, affidavits, and transcriptions of vital documents. There are also several German passports, and an inoculation certificate for Guenter Marcus from Shanghai. A few items relate to Jewish life in Berlin and Shanghai, notable among them an illustrated circular from... Topics: American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, Jewish refugees, Jews Source: folio
Helene Wallach-Finkelstein ; Dora Finkelstein ; Dr. Clara Birnbaum ; USNA (United Service For New Americans) ; D.P.A. (Displaced Persons Act) ; Social Clubs for Older Persons and USNA publications ; Greenleigh Associates ; Youth House for Boys; Jewish Federation of Youngstown, Ohio ; Jewish Family and Children's Service ; Hermann Finkelstein Topics: United Service for New Americans, Jews, Refugees, Jews Source: lbiead
Case files (containing correspondence, handwritten notes, application forms, documents, and affidavits) in addition to general correspondence, speeches, brochures, and newspaper clippings from the Immigration and Naturalization Office of the National Council of Jewish Women, Worcester Section, regarding assistance provided to Jewish immigrants and permanent residents seeking citizenship from the 1930s to the 1970s. Case files include office correspondence with individuals, Jewish social service... Topics: National Council of Jewish Women, World War, 1939-1945, Refugees, Jewish Source: lbiead
This collection contains personal identification cards for members of Max Raucher's family while they lived in Shanghai, as well as photographs of Shanghai and Vienna and three reels of 8 millimeter film stock. There is also a single-page typed memoir recounting Raucher's emigration from Vienna to Shanghai, his life in Shanghai and his emigration to the United States Topics: Raucher, Hencie, 1908-1982, Raucher, Regine, d. 1936, Jewish refugees, Jewish photographers Source: folio
The collection consists of copies of correspondence on the placement of German refugees from the office of High Commissioner James G. McDonald with numerous refugee-aid organizations and prominent individuals as well as minutes of commission meetings, press releases, reports of commission subcommittees dealing with finances, passports, travel regulations and special problems of emigration by professionals Topics: Bentwich, Norman, 1883-1971, McDonald, James G., (James Grover), 1886-1964, High Commission for... Source: lbiead
This collection is comprised of personal papers of Willy Tonn, including correspondence (also with Martin Buber), material on the Franz Steiner Co. - a pharmaceutical company which Tonn worked for, and brochures and correspondence concerning the Asian, American, and Israel Seminaries and the establishment of the People's University of Israel Topics: Tonn, Willy, 1902-1957 1902-1957, Buber, Martin, 1878-1965, Fried, Josef, 1906-, Berlin.... Source: lbiead
This collection details the life and work of the economist and professor Arthur Prinz. Much of his research and writing focused on the works of Marx as well as the relationship between German Jews and the economy. In addition to these topics, Prinz, who worked with the Hilfsverein der deutschen Juden in the 1930s, also wrote extensively on the subjects of emigration and immigration, especially of German Jewry Topics: Baeck, Leo 1873-1956, Einstein, Albert 1879-1955, Asociación Filantrópica Israelita, American... Source: lbiead
Correspondence with family members, including letters from the front in World War I and from later years, and with other individuals, including: Solomon Adler-Rudel, Alexander Altmann, Hannah Arendt, Chaim Arlosoroff, Leo Baeck, David Baumgardt, Hugo Bergmann, Isaiah Berlin, Siegfried Bernfeld, Kurt Blumenfeld, Ilse Blumenthal-Weiss, Julie Braun-Vogelstein, Hermann Broch, Max Brod, Martin Buber, Albert Einstein, Amos Elon, Joseph Cardinal Frings, Manfred George, Nahum Glatzer, Nahum Goldmann,... Topics: Weltsch, Robert 1891-1982, Frings, Josef, Alija Chadascha (Political party), Arbeiterfuersorgeamt... Source: lbiead
byJewish Agency for Israel.Youth Aliyah Department
byHutchinson Internment Camp (Douglas, Isle of Man); Hndler, Leon Arieh; Hirsch, Julius Esaias Friedekomm, 1916-1996
The camp : published in Hutchinson camp (Douglas, Isle of Man : 1940-[1941?]) Summary: "The Camp" was a newsletter produced by the inmates of Hutchinson Internment Camp in Douglas, Isle of Man. Hutchinson was one of several prisons established during World War II on the Isle of Man to intern Britain's enemy aliens. Hutchinson, in particular, was known for its "artistic" inmates, many of whom were well known, such as Kurt Schwitters and Fred Uhlman. (Sources: Chappell,... Topics: Concentration camps Great Britain Periodicals, World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons, British...
byBahad; Hirsch, Julius Esaias Friedekomm, 1916-1996; Hndler, Leon Arieh.
Chajenu: organ of the Torah Va'Avodah Movement and Brit Chalutzim Datiim of Western Europe. Varying Titles: Chayenu : Organ of Jewish religious labour < vol. 5, no. 4/5 (April/May 1942)- > Cover title: Ḥayenu : yarḥon la-Torah wa-‘avodah = Chajenu. Cover title: חיינו : ירחון לתורה ועבודה Summary: This publication of "Chajenu" was the new series of the "Chajenu" published in Germany from 1935-1939. It was the newsletter of the Brit Halutzim... Topics: Jewish Agency for Israel. Youth Aliyah Department, Jewish refugees Great Britain Periodicals,...